|Salary:||£46,979 to £55,370 per annum|
|Placed On:||22nd September 2022|
|Closes:||18th October 2022|
The appointment will be on UCL Grade 8.
The Department of Anthropology at UCL is a research-led department with an international reputation as one of the top departments in the world, offering innovative teaching programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We seek applicants with outstanding practice-based research and teaching expertise in audio storytelling for radio and podcast. This post sits within the Public Anthropology section, which is home to several projects in the world of documentary and aims to nurture the next generation of filmmakers, audio producers and VR creators through postgraduate degree programmes, an annual film festival, the bi-annual Non-Fiction journal and other events throughout the year.
This teaching post will lead the MA Audio Storytelling for Radio and Podcast and be responsible for curriculum development, planning and delivery and making pedagogical decisions for the programme, in consultation with Head of Section and Head of Teaching. The post-holder will also teach option modules in Introduction to Documentary Radio to undergraduates and postgraduates and Intermediate Audio Production to undergraduate students. The role holder should ensure that the programme is updated over time to reflect relevant industry benchmark statements. Occasionally, they may be asked to support or help teach other modules.
This is an open-ended full-time position at 1.0 FTE with a start date of 1st January 2023.
The successful candidate should have a proven record of excellence in audio production, including creative approaches, use of technical equipment and Digital Audio Workflows, ethics, research, and journalism. The ideal candidate will have experience of teaching the audio production elements listed above to undergraduate and postgraduate university students. They will also have demonstrable practice-based knowledge of the podcast business. They will also lead in providing pastoral care for the students. The candidate should have proven ability and demonstrable experience in teaching courses and fostering a positive learning environment for undergraduates or postgraduates at introductory and advanced levels in audio storytelling and podcasting. They will have excellent, current, professional knowledge and experience of audio storytelling and production and a thorough understanding of practical application of related softwares and workflows. They will also have a demonstratable understanding and experience of the podcasting business, including distribution, financing and commercialization generally.
Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.
For informal enquiries, please contact Prof. Dinah Lammiman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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